MGM 7th Grade Gator News

March 14, 2016

Welcome Back!

Be sure to read through for house news, upcoming assessments, and highlights!

News & Updates

Color Me Gator Sponsors

Are you interested in having your business sponsor the Color Me Gator event this year? This is a great advertising opportunity, and we would love your support!

Please click HERE to read more information.

Color Me Gator--Student Information

MGM's awesome spring event COLOR ME GATOR is Friday, April 29. Color Me Gator is a color run of epic proportions that takes place during the school day. You won't want to miss it! Registration is $25 -- every one who registers will receive a bandana, t-shirt, and 3 color dye packs (the t-shirt design is new this year). Deadline to register is April 8. Registration forms were sent home with students and an electronic copy is available. Register today! Click here for the registration form!
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Fixer Upper Gator Style

The MGM School Improvement Council invites the MGM family to pitch in on Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19 as we work together to improve the appearance of the portables! Click HERE for more information!

Friday, March 18 from 4 - 7 pm
We will clean, move furniture, and prep the inside of the portables for painting

Saturday, March 19 from 8 - 11 am
We will paint the inside of the portables

Donations of these supplies are needed:
8 gallons of ivory paint
6 gallons of paint primer
2 gallons of red paint
2 gallons of royal blue paint
drop cloths
painters tape
paint brushes
scrapers (to remove old adhesive from walls)

Please contact a School Improvement Council member to volunteer or donate:
Richenda Batson
Tara Black
Suzanne English
Anne Marie Green
Jamela Hillary
Lara Matthews
Chip Payne
Nicole Yarborough

Get Your Gator Tales Yearbook

The Gator Tales yearbook now costs $65 until March 18. This is will be the last chance to pre-order. Orders may be made in the MGM office using the order form or online. Click HERE to order online.

Upcoming Assessments

Check with your child's teacher if you have questions!

Math: Tuesday, March 15: Chapter 12 Summative Assessment

Accelerated Math: None

ELA & Accelerated ELA: This week students will continue working on their narratives for a children's book.

Science: Science - Test on Friday, March 18th that covers types of substances, chemical formulas, equations, law of conservation of mass, balanced equations, pH, and types of changes. A detailed study guide was sent to students on Friday, March 11th. Chemistry Retest will be on Wednesday, March 23rd.

Social Studies: Formative on Causes and Events in WW!! and all "Words to Know" Friday, March 18

World Language French Immersion (7th): None

World Language French Passport: None

World Language Chinese: None

World Language Novice A French: None

World Language Novice B1: None

World Language Novice C1: None

World Language Novice C2 Spanish: None

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None

World Language Novice C3 French: None

World Language Latin Novice A: None

World Language Latin 1: None

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!